Around The Table

Going around the table and checking in with everyone. Did they all share their input, their thoughts and their ideas? Were any of them good? Were any of them funny? Were any of them clever? Were any of them worth Read More …

Always Welcome

It is always a good sign when you see someone and they say you are always welcome. Obviously, clients and customers are usually that. Until they are not. I did, actually ask a customer to leave once. She made my Read More …

No Thank You

Being overly polite, or just normally polite, you will have to say “no thank you.” Usually said to a friendly, easy-going relative, by a child when offered broccoli, a second helping of soggy sweet potato fries…or, even almond cookies. I Read More …

Go As You Are

No matter what the circumstances…it is best to go as you are. Right after work; yes, even in your work clothes. Better to show up than not go. Late to the vacation; yes, even if you forgot there might be Read More …

Summer and Cotton Candy

Summer and cotton candy just go together… Like: Hot dogs and baseball games Beer and pretzels Kids and mud puddles Swings and smiles Thunderstorms followed by rainbows Neighborhood walks and ice cream cones Family visits and happiness Vacation and beaches Read More …

Ideas As Inspiration

Using ideas as inspiration to take action is really what creative thinkers hope for each day…each hour even. Keep thinking. Keep evaluating options and eliminating them if they don’t work. Keep doodling. Keep sketching it out, trying different options. Keep Read More …

Fill The Schedule

If you have direct labor and overhead that you want to cover in your business, you may need to fill the schedule – that is, of course – if you are a scheduling based business. Today, an e-mail came out Read More …